Dividend Information

Dividend Policy

First Brothers recognizes that distributing profits to shareholders is an important management responsibility.

Our basic policy is to consistently and continuously payout a year-end dividend regardless of short-term earnings performance. In principle, we aim to attain a dividend on equity ratio (DOE) of 2.0%.

Base Date Payment Date
November 30 February

Dividend History

  Dividend per Share
FY 2017
(Forecast)
¥15.00※
FY 2016
(1st Dividend Payment)
¥50.00
(Ordinary: ¥25.00)
(Commemorative: ¥25.00)

NOTE: FY 2016 refers to the fiscal year ended November 30, 2016, and other fiscal years are referred to in a corresponding manner.
※On September 1, 2017, we conducted a 2-for-1 split of our common stock. The dividend forecast for FY 2017 is the amount after the stock split.

Shareholder Benefit Plan

We adopt a shareholder benefit plan through which we show our appreciation for the continuous support of our shareholders and increase our attractiveness as an investment option for medium- to long-term retention.

(1) Applicable shareholders

Shall apply to shareholders registered in the shareholder ledger retaining at least one unit of company stock (100 shares) as of November 30 of each year.

(2) Details of shareholder benefits

(i) Original QUO Card

Applicable shareholders Benefit details
Retained shares of 100 shares or more
(persons not applicable indicated below)
Original 1,000 yen QUO Card
Shareholders retaining stock for one year or longer (Note 1)
As well as retained shares of 100 or more shares, less than 200 shares
Original 2,000 yen QUO Card
Shareholders retaining stock for one year or longer (Note 1)
As well as retained shares of 200 shares or more
Original 4,000 yen QUO Card

(Note 1) Shall apply to shareholders registered in the company shareholder register for three consecutive times under the same shareholder number each year as of the end of May and the end of November.

(ii) Gift certificates for Salotto CANTICO and Ristorante incantina in Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioicho (Note 2)

Applicable shareholders Benefit details
For all shareholders with 100 or more retained shares One meal gift certificate for use at Salotto CANTICO
(Certificate for lunch worth 5,000 yen or dinner worth 10,000 yen)
Two meal gift certificates for use at Ristorante incantina worth 2,000 yen (worth a total of 4,000 yen)

(Note 2) Due to the popularity of the previous commemorative shareholder benefit, these gift certificates will be available as a limited special shareholder benefit made possible by the graciousness of the restaurants (only shareholders registered in the shareholder register as of November 30, 2017). This gift certificate provides the same price discount for up to six people, including the shareholder. Expiration period is August 31, 2018. Certain restrictions apply to use. There is a possibility benefit details may change in the future.

(3) Distribution timing

We are planning to send the certificates together with the Regular General Meeting of Shareholders Convening Notice issued in early February.
Acceptance of requests for reissuance to shareholders unable to receive the certificates shall be up to the end of August for the year in question.

(4) Other

Meal gift certificates are one-time(November 30, 2017) only.